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Technological systems are especially vulnerable to revenge effects. Technological systems are even more complex than single pieces of technology because it is hard to test or understand how different components will interact with each other and what kind of affects they will have. It is hard enough to understand the different pieces but it is nearly impossible to test every consequence of every interaction between all the
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Unformatted text preview: pieces. Take for instance a computer. Things go wrong with computers all the time because there are so many complex interactions going on inside. Now make this computer control something important and you aren’t just making even more interactions, hence making it even more complex and vulnerable, but now the consequences are bigger and more severe....
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